GIS applied to municipality management: Certification and links to the complete free course
the certification of the course about Geographic Information Systems
applied to municipality management as well as the links to the
complete course are now available.
This certification period is opened after the publishing of the last
modules of the course, but it will be open continuously, so that any
user can get it at any moment when the different modules are
The course is totally free, through 24 videotutorials where the
different tools available in gvSIG Desktop for municipality
management are shown, apart from how to use gvSIG Mobile, the mobile
application for census, inventory, inspections... management. At the
end of the course there are several modules about gvSIG Online, the
integral platform to create Spatial Data Infrastructures, that
allows to manage a municipality internally in an efficient way as
well as to publish cartography to be consulted by the citizens.
To get this certification, a complete exercise must be completed,
and it has a minimum cost of € 30, necessary to cover the expenses
related to the evaluation and certification. The user will get two
- Course completion certificate, which will include all the
information related to the training contents acquired.
- Official gvSIG User certificate, having completed the 90 credits
necessary for this.
Both the information about the certification and the links to the
complete course are available from the gvSIG Blog